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Children's Discourse in a Problem-Solving Setting: A Cross-Gender Analysis
Much research has been done on the differences between men and women’s language. However, research is lacking on children’s gendered language, especially in problem-solving contexts. This study presents an experiment ...
Influence of fashion industry and media on individual body perceptions held by female college students as compared to perceptions held by middle-aged females
Fixation on body shape and attaining societal beauty ideals is no new concept. History shows that body shaping can be dated back to early civilization. Modern American culture heavily emphasizes the female body, and clearly ...
Class 9 4x4 Faithful Representations of S4 over GF(2)
There are 9 conjugacy classes of faithful representations of S4 in the general linear group of 4x4 matrices over GF(2). This report lists the representations belonging to class 9.
Effects of Lower- and Higher-Volume Resistance Exercise on Serum Total and Free Testosterone, Skeletal Muscle Testosterone and Dihydrotestosterone Content, and Skeletal Muscle Androgen Receptor mRNA Expression and Protein Content
Testosterone is the primary sex steroid hormone within males. Its effects are ubiquitous, and can be categorized as either anabolic or androgenic. Testosterone exerts its effects on a specific nuclear androgen receptor ...
Just and Unjust Soldiers
In his book Just and Unjust Wars, Michael Walzer distinguishes between the just causes for going to war -ius ad bellum- and the just conduct of war itself -ius in bello. In order to articulate the system of permissions and ...
Employee-Employer Relations in Japan: An Analysis of Honor-Shame and Authority-Power Relations within the Modern Japanese Workplace
An analysis of interpersonal (employee-employer) relations within the contemporary Japanese business world. With emphasis placed upon the cultural and ideological facets of workplace interactions, comparisons between ...
The Artist as "Is": A Creative and Critical Analysis of the Aesthetics of E.E. Cummings in his Poetry and Painting
Edward Estlin Cummings, more commonly known as E.E. Cummings, dedicated his life to the pursuit of remaining in an active state of creating, and therefore experimented with a plethora of artistic mediums including, but not ...
Determining the Cost-Effectiveness of Providing Free Prenatal Care to Hispanic Illegal Immigrants
Providing illegal immigrants with free resources using taxpayer funds is a highly controversial and hotly debated topic. While some argue that it rewards illegal immigrants at the expense of law-abiding residents, others ...
On the Goldbach Conjecture
Goldbach's conjecture, proposed in 1742, is one of the oldest open questions in mathematics. Much work has been done on the problem, and despite significant progress, a solution remains elusive. The goal of this paper is ...
Effects of High- and Low-Intensity Exercise on Postprandial Lipemia, Vascular Function, Oxygen Consumption and Energy Consumption After a Meal
Postprandial lipemia (PPL) is an exaggerated elevation in the blood triglyceride levels during the hours that follow a meal. In the Western world, most of the population lives in an absorptive state for at least 16 hours ...